The latest calendar year was another banner year in Southern Indiana.
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FLOYDS KNOBS — Coming off of a legendary third-place finish at the Little League Softball World Series Tournament, Floyds Knobs Little League's 11-12-year-old team was greeted Thursday evening in a way befitting its name: like all-stars.
PORTLAND, Ore. — The Floyds Knobs All-Stars finishes their stay at the Little League Softball World Series in Portland, Ore., the only way they know how — with a flurry.
PORTLAND, Ore. — To say this has been a special summer for Floyds Knobs softball would be like saying Disneyland is a fun place to spend the day.
PORTLAND, Ore. — There was no channel surfing for anyone tuned into the Little League Softball World Series on ESPN2 Tuesday night.
PORTLAND, Ore. — The Europe/Africa champs had no one who could keep up with Floyds Knobs ace Emory Waterbury on Monday night, as the Central Region champs scored a convincing 8-0 quarterfinal win over the Czech Republic.
PORTLAND — For Floyds Knobs, it turned from a Hollywood ending to a heartbreaking one in a matter of minutes Sunday, as the Central Region champs ended pool play at the Little League Softball World Series with with a 6-4 loss to the Southwest champs out of Waco, Texas.
PORTLAND, Ore. — Floyds Knobs escaped a pressure cooker Saturday afternoon to hold off host South Beaverton, Ore., for a 6-3 win that kept the Central champs unbeaten at the Little League Softball World Series.
PORTLAND, Ore. — Floyds Knobs stayed in contention for the top seed in its pool after picking up a 7-3 win over the Philippines on Friday at the Little League Softball World Series in Portland, Ore.
PORTLAND — The Floyds Knobs All-Star team had an extensive packing list while getting ready to travel to the Little League Softball World Series.
PORTLAND, Ore. — The Floyds Knobs All-Stars were unfazed by the big stage Wednesday afternoon, opening the Little League Softball World Series with a 10-0 runaway victory over the Latin American team out of Puerto Rico.
PORTLAND, Ore. — The Floyds Knobs All-Stars had everything lined up for their cross-country trip to the Little League Softball World Series.
WESTFIELD — Three pitchers held New Albany's powerful offense to one run as Lexington Eastern (Ky.) handed the Indiana state champions their first postseason loss, 1-0 in Sunday's Great Lakes Region opener.
FLOYDS KNOBS — Floyds Knobs All-Stars softball coach Travis Unruh is more than proud of his young team that is bound for the Little League Softball World Series this week.
NEW ALBANY — Entering Sunday's Great Lakes Region tournament, there are about 60 teams left in contention for the Little League World Series championship.
NEW ALBANY — New Albany has always had one of the state's best Little Leagues, but in the last 15 years, the league has reached a pinnacle.
LIVERMORE, Calif. — Canada’s Xavier Cere held Highlander Youth Recreation to two hits Thursday and helped Mirabel, Quebec, to a 6-0 victory in the Little League Intermediate World Series in Livermore, Calif.
LIVERMORE, Calif. — Highlander Youth Recreation lost 13-1 to Maui Central East in its first game at the Intermediate 50/70 Baseball Division World Series on Monday.
WABASH — In a game that often mimicked a home run derby, New Albany topped Brownsburg 17-16 at the state tournament at Wabash Little League on Friday.
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — After suffering its first loss of the postseason Wednesday afternoon, Highlander Youth Recreation fought back to beat the same Concordia (Mo.) team 6-2 in the evening to clinch a spot in the Little League World Series in Livermore, California.
WESTFIELD — Floyd Knobs improved to 2-0 Wednesday at the Central Regional tournament at the Grand Park Sports Campus in Westfield with a 4-inning, 13-3 victory over Keystone, Neb.
PLAINFIELD — New Albany won the Minor League division for the sixth time in seven years with a 12-2 victory over Brownsburg on Tuesday evening at Plainfield Optimist Little League.
WESTFIELD — Floyds Knobs began the Central Region tournament with a 12-0 victory over Marion County (Ky.) on Tuesday at Westfield Little League.
PLAINFIELD — Franklin Township scored four times in the second inning and held on to beat Jeff/GRC 4-2 in the championship game of the 11-and-under division on Tuesday at Plainfield Optimist Little League.
PLAINFIELD — After a dominating district tournament effort, New Albany Little League's Minor All-Stars kicked off the state tournament with a mercy-rule win.
NEW ALBANY — Out at Mt. Tabor on Wednesday, New Albany Little League's Minor All-Star team was wrapping up the last of its practices at home.
ZIONSVILLE — After its first four games, there was little doubt Highlander Youth Recreation would claim Indiana’s Little League Intermediate state title.
FLOYDS KNOBS — After winning its second straight District 5 Championship, Highlander Youth Recreation heads to Zionsville Thursday to compete in the Intermediate Division State Tournament.
CLARKSVILLE — Like their 12-year-old sisters, Floyds Knobs' 9- and 10-year-old softball All-Stars had little trouble claiming the District 5 champions.
This Week's Circulars
A bill that increases punitive measures for drug dealing that results in death passed an Indiana Senate committee by a wide margin this week. House Bill 1359 moves to the Senate Appropriations Committee for review.
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